November 26, 2004

 

 

IGC Table of World Wheat Output Estimates

 

The following table shows the latest estimates for world 2004-05 wheat production from the London-based International Grains Council, released Thursday.

 

(Table of IGC 2004-05 wheat output forecasts by nation and region, including durum wheat, in millions of metric tons.)

                                    2003                 2004

                                   (est.)       27.10.04   24.11.04

EUROPE                       114.0         150.3     151.8

     Bulgaria                     1.7            3.4       3.4

      EU-25 a)                106.2         134.8     135.7

      Czech Rep.                2.6            5.1       5.1

      Denmark                   4.7            4.8       4.8

      France                     30.5          39.3      39.6

      Germany                 19.3          25.3      25.3

      Hungary                    2.9            6.0       6.0

      Greece                      1.0           1.4       1.3

      Italy                          6.2           8.0       8.6

      Poland                       7.9           9.5       9.5

      Slovakia                    0.9           1.8       1.8

      Spain                         6.1          6.8       6.8

      Sweden                      2.3          2.3       2.3

      United Kingdom         14.3        15.8      15.7

      Other EU                   10.1         8.8       8.9

      Romania                    2.5          7.0       7.6

     Serbia & Montenegro   1.4           2.5       2.5

    Others                          T            2.6       2.6

CIS                               61.5         83.2      83.7

      Kazakhstan              11.5         11.0      10.5

      Russia                     34.0         43.0      44.0

      Ukraine                     3.6         16.5      16.5

      Other CIS                12.4         12.7      12.7

N & C AMERICA             90.3         85.9      85.7

  Canada                       23.6         24.5      24.5

  Mexico                          2.9          2.5       2.5

  USA                            63.8         58.9      58.7

  Others                            T            T          T

SOUTH AMERICA           23.5         23.3      23.3

  Argentina                    14.5         15.0      15.0

  Brazil                           5.9           5.5       5.5

  Chile                            1.8           1.8       1.8

  Uruguay                       0.5           0.4       0.4

  Others                          0.8          0.7       0.7

NEAR EAST ASIA           38.9         40.0      39.5

  Iran                           12.4         13.5      13.5

  Saudi Arabia                2.0           1.6       1.6

  Syria                           4.7           4.2       4.2

  Turkey                       18.5         18.5      18.0

  Others                         1.3           2.2       2.2

FAR EAST ASIA           179.0       188.5     189.5

Pacific Asia                   87.7         91.3      92.3

  China                         86.5         90.0      91.0

  Others                         1.2           1.3       1.3

South Asia                    91.3         97.2      97.2

  Afghanistan                  4.4           3.5       3.5

  India                         65.1          72.0      72.0

  Pakistan                    19.2          19.0      19.0

  Others                        2.7            2.7       2.7

AFRICA                       21.5          22.3      22.2

North Africa                 17.1          17.2      17.1

  Algeria                       3.0            2.9       2.8

  Egypt                          6.8           7.2       7.2

  Libya                          0.2            0.1       0.1

  Morocco                      5.1            5.5       5.5

  Tunisia                       2.0             1.5       1.5

Sub-Sahara                  4.4             5.1       5.0

  Ethiopia                     1.8              2.1       2.1

  South Africa               1.5              1.9       1.9

  Others                       1.1              1.1       1.1

OCEANIA                   25.2            23.3      22.3

  Australia                  24.9            23.0      22.0

WORLD TOTAL          553.9           616.9     618.1